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    Match this spline please

    These are sometimes handy for making farmer fix machinery improvements..
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    Your current weather.

    Warm, breezy and humid. Put tractor air con on and the windows fogged up on the outside!
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    CF Nitrogen production?

    Nah, this bunch of peanut heads in power would subsidise an Indian businessman to take over the fertilizer plant, then pay him to produce fertilizer to ship to India!
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    Claas dominator 108 and beans

    Found this in our old 86 instructions.
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    Claas dominator 108 and beans

    Have you got a full ser of fingers on the cross auger? In the middle and helpers a bit further out?
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    Claas dominator 108 and beans

    Pull reel back as far as it'll go, little bit more reel speed, angle finger to grab a bit more and try cutting diagonally or cross over instead of up n down with tramlines. Let header down a bit more rather than leave a longer stubble and a little bit more forward speed does help it flow...
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    CF Nitrogen production?

    It doesn't always work out like that. In 2014 we had a bad harvest so didn't have the funds to invest in 2015. However, despite using the least fertilizer and sprays per acre I'd ever used, 2015 harvest was a barn buster because the weather was very kind to us..
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    Fertiliser Price Tracker

    The size of some folks i see in town makes me think the nation is well enough fed! Think I'll fallow quite alot this year cos it's pointless growing at a loss.
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    Treating the underside of a pickup.

    I was talking to an ex salt miner who reckoned that hydraulic oil had the best anti corrosion properties so our vehicles get a mix of triad 46 and waxoyl. Main thing is to get plenty inside the chassis so it can't rust from the inside out. The tinwork inside the engine bay gets a spray of wd40...
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    PTO shaft safety project

    Possibly! Cos it definitely not a farmer friendly design with all the bits...
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    PTO shaft safety project

    Aye, it was spaldings. Grandfather bought one, still have it somewhere, never used it!...
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    Classics Earning their keep.

    Collecting my last few bales if wheat straw.
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    Your current weather.

    Wet!
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    100 grand defender,

    That's what i thought when our 90 was traded for a double cab pickup and after a 200 mile journey i was warm, dry and could still walk!
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    Can we use red if we pay duty if this fuel crisis continues ?

    That's definitely a myth, it was still red when it came out of the injector pipes of the Renault we used to have..
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    Can we use red if we pay duty if this fuel crisis continues ?

    If it leaves a marker in the tank how come the tankers sometimes have red in a compartment followed by white the next day without issue? And it all gets pumped out of the tanker down the same hose reel.
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    Classics Earning their keep.

    Rolled my wheat yesterday. It was nice being out in the open.
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    Any one else panicking

    The way this bunch of clueless mawks are going we'll be like Venezuela before long!
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    Fertiliser Price Tracker

    CF are were in the right place to be negotiating with a government thats fresh off the boat!
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    Wandering Defender

    Ours started going wayward on the road but a new set of radius arm bushes settled it down.
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